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Colonial Restaurant

504 Bekker Road | Hekpoort, Magaliesburg 1739, South Africa
+27 83 738 6282
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“thai fish curry” (17 reviews)
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Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly
504 Bekker Road | Hekpoort, Magaliesburg 1739, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The new venue is so lovely and the food was great as usual. Definitely worth the trip. Great family place with a great view

Thank mpilo98
hekpoortheksie, Owner at Colonial Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad you had a really good time , we always try our best Thanks katy

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As the key competitor of Black Horse, we expected a good atmosphere, upmarket venue, exceptional service and excellent food. And we got nothing like it at all. There is no menu, the decor is tattered and the prices inflated.More

Thank burgerdnl
hekpoortheksie, Owner at Colonial Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello we don’t see ourselves as a competitor to black horse , we don’t have the funds to establish ourselves like them , we are a very basic little restaurant where one should not have high expectations. Our furniture is unfortunately all we have and...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Great food and vibe ....good fot family or romantic date even bring the dogs ! a place to linger longer with good wine good music food and friends!

Thank apie1967
hekpoortheksie, Owner at Colonial Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much !! We are very doggie friendly Offer river and forest and lots of open space .

Reviewed 22 October 2017

colonial restaurant moved to hekpoort only ten minutes up the road.much nicer premises and they go under the name heksies hideaway,best food and great vieuw and good service and excellent products, definitly worth the day. casual veranda atmosphere.

1  Thank gveryard257
hekpoortheksie, Owner at Colonial Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Yes we are very happy with our new premises ! And love our little Casual farm restaurant !

Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

The Colonial has moved to a new spot a little further down the road just outside of Magaliesberg on the R96, the new venue and space is better suited for what they do, it has a more intimate feel and is away from that main...More

1  Thank Naphon712
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Our waiter was very friendly and helpful, and VERY concerned whether we enjoyed our meals. She was worried when a meal wasn't finished as it might be horrible. The food service was slow. There seemed to be only two people serving the 3-4 tables. Our...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We took the steam train to Magaliesburg and booked Father's Day Lunch here. On offer was a three course meal, and you could choose a starter and main from 5 choices. We were a group of 8 people and our starters ranged from chicken livers,...More

4  Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

What a fabolously rustic venue. Beautiful views. Excellent food. Owners very involved. Friendly staff.

Thank 0000dam
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Loved the signature Thai fish curry. Like having dinner on a friends stoep. Needs a little cosmetic touching up (signage etc) to achieve potential (especially as you arrive or may not know it's there) but very personal spot. Call in advance to check what is...More

Thank ColinMcL
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Do to a very busy weekend, the restaurant was low on stock so we only had a couple of choices with reg to food. Food was average.

Thank 574bri
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Vignash P
28 May 2017|
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Response from hekpoortheksie | Property representative |
Hi vignash. We are definitly doggie friendly We have a huge forest and river and we work from our veranda from our farm house We are a casual rustic establishment . Please book. Regards Katy
15 April 2016|
Response from hekpoortheksie | Property representative |
Hi I am so sorry we only saw the message now ! Yes we are children friendly and are open on Sunday's please book with us anytime 0837386282
7 February 2015|
Response from Appsman14 | Reviewed this property |
I think you are definitely on the wrong site here
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 504 Bekker Road | Hekpoort, Magaliesburg 1739, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Magaliesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 83 738 6282
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